GIBSON, A.; PICKFORD, W.;Association Football & The Men Who Made It. Fully Illustrated. In Four Volumes. London, The Caxton Publishing Co. n.d. ca1900 4 vols. Hardback. Approx 9.5 x 7 inches. In blue cloth with black and white lettering and coloured footballer vignette to front boards and spines. Plain endpapers. REALLY BRIGHT COPIES. In very good conditions. Some slight rubbing to corners and ends of spines. A couple of small bumps to boards; front edge and spine of vol.1. Bump to front of vol.3. Small nick to bottom front edge of vol.1. Some minor marks to cloth on vols2&4. slight darkening to endpapers. A couple of minor handling marks, some light foxing/spotting to outer page edges. Else inside pages very clean and tight throughout. Illustrated with many full-page B&W plates and illustrations within text. Some plates are bordered in gilt.